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Ferguson tells United fans to stop singing about Hillsborough

Sir Alex Ferguson has called for Manchester United fans to respect Liverpool and cease singing about the Hillsborough disaster.

Ferguson takes his team to Anfield on Saturday lunchtime and has requested United fans stop chants about the 1989 FA Cup semi-final at Hillsborough at which 96 Liverpool supporters died.

"I always consider this to be the game of the season in English football," Ferguson said. "We need each other. Respect should be adhered to. Shouts of Hillsborough don't do either club any good."

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no_more_heroes3909d ago

Serious things should be treated as such. Being human always comes before being a football fan.

kulka3908d ago

Of course this kind of chants are sick people died in those tragedies they should at least respect the families and the dead...